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Remembering the life and career Lee Sandlin

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Sad news to share today, Chicago-born author and journalist Lee Sandlin passed away on Saturday night. Sandlin was born in Wildwood, Illinois and grew up in the suburbs. He wrote several essays and books, including the popular, “The Storm Kings: America’s First Tornado Chasers.” He also wrote for the Chicago Reader. We have an excerpt from when Lee Sandlin was a guest on the Afternoon Shift back in 2013.

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